Book Discussion on Roosevelt the Reformer: Civil Service Commissioner

Mr. White talked about his book Roosevelt the Reformer: Theodore Roosevelt as Civil Service Commissioner, 1889-1895, published by… read more

Mr. White talked about his book Roosevelt the Reformer: Theodore Roosevelt as Civil Service Commissioner, 1889-1895, published by University of Alabama Press. The author covers the 26th U.S. president’s first six years in Washington as a civil service commissioner. In addition to his career, Mr. White also described Roosevelt’s relationships with family, friends, colleagues, and adversaries. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Roosevelt the Reformer: Civil Service Commissioner

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182014-6
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Public Affairs Event
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Dec 25, 2004
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 2005

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  • Dec 25, 2004 | 6:37am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 29, 2005 | 11:45am EST | C-SPAN 2
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